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VOTE NOW! UpStagedAID: Top Ranked College A Cappella Groups
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UpStaged produces Live and Digital “Pitch Perfect-like” competitive championships across performing arts genres (a cappella, step, comedy), enabling student performers to compete like athletes.

Acappella

UpStaged provides a platform for a massive untapped funnel of quality content
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A platform built to empower our world’s performers to passionately celebrate the joy of competition

Acappella

See The Videos and Vote for the Top 32 Schools That Made The Cut Here!
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UpStagedAID received 160+ worldwide applicants from 11 countries, making it the biggest international college a cappella championship event – live or digital – in history!

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CALLING COMEDIANS! Send in Your Video Starting Today to Enter to win $5000 in the NCPA Campus Comedy Championships 2021!

UpStaged and The NCPA™ Talent Search Registrations Open for the next Campus Comedian Champion! Registration Opens Here Today and closes - December 15th 2020! ...
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CALLING COLLEGE DJS! Compete for $10,000 in Prize Money in the NCPA COLLEGE DJ CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 9/15 – 10/15 ENTER YOUR VIDEO HERE!

VIDEO SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN! CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT THE 2020 NATIONAL COLLEGIATE PERFORMING ARTS (NCPA)™ DJ COMPETITION! ...
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FILL OUT YOUR BRACKETS until 10/2 for $2500! NATIONAL COLLEGE A CAPPELLA CHAMPIONSHIP! UPSTAGEDAID ONE WORLD,EVERY STUDENT VOICE 2020!

FILL OUT YOUR BRACKETS until 10/2 for $2500! NATIONAL COLLEGE A CAPPELLA CHAMPIONSHIP! UPSTAGEDAID ONE WORLD,EVERY STUDENT VOICE 2020!

TO LEARN ABOUT THE BRACKET CONTEST CLICK HERE! SCROLL DOWN TO ENTER YOUR CHOICES IN THE BRACKET BELOW TO WIN $2500!  Step 1: Click on each team name in the UpStagedAID bracket to ...
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Acappella

2 COMPETITIONS! UpStagedAID: One World, Every Student Voice Top Ranked College A Cappella Groups Competing for $10k+ and Social Justice Charities!

CLICK HERE TO VOTE! FOR THE "ULTIMATE OCTET" NCPA FINALISTS! ALL STANDINGS WILL BE UPDATED AT @11:59 PM DAILY UNTIL 10:00 PM ON THE FINAL DAY OF VOTING! The All-American ...
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CALLING COLLEGE BREAKDANCERS! Registrations OPEN September 5th - September 19th 2020 for the $10,000.00 Prize Money NCPA™ International NCPA COLLEGE Breakdance Competition!

CALLING COLLEGE BREAKDANCERS! Registrations OPEN September 5th – September 19th 2020 for the $10,000.00 Prize Money NCPA™ International NCPA COLLEGE Breakdance Competition!

COMING SOON! REGISTRATIONS WILL OPEN HERE FOR THE INTERNATIONAL NCPA COLLEGIATE PERFORMING ARTS BREAKDANCING COMPETITIONS! ...
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Registration: "One World Every Student Voice"

Registration: “One World Every Student Voice”

What’s #UpStagedAID? It’s the spirited school rivalry of athletics repackaged for college acappella. Think of a mash-up between the fan engagement and bracket structure of NCAA’s March Madness & the ...
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School Media

Aggies' Swaram

Texas A&M A Cappella Group Makes It To Collegiate National Championship

The Aggies of Swaram are competing against university students from across nation and fans are invited to vote for a winner. By Lesley Henton, Texas A&M University Division of Marketing & Communications OCTOBER 2, 2020 Today is the last day to vote for Texas A&M University’s student a cappella group, Swaram, in the UpStagedAID collegiate a cappella championship. The Aggie team is competing against groups from all over the nation in the first ever virtual college competition of its kind ...
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Tufaan

University of Miami’s Tufaan is competing in ‘UpStagedAID’, a March Madness-style competition for a cappella teams

October 1, 2020 While many student organizations have been forced to stop meetings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Tufaan — the university’s only South Asian fusion a cappella group — has not let the virtual transition stop their thunder. “The transition to virtual has been going well so far, and our new members are super enthusiastic and learn quickly. I know when we get the chance to be together again, everything will come together easily,” reflected Spencer Ford, a sophomore ...
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Princeton's Footnotes

Princeton’s Footnotes compete to win over $10,000 for social justice organizations

Anika Agarwal September 29, 2020 | 8:04pm EDT The Princeton Footnotes, an all-male a cappella group founded in 1959, was recently selected as a top 32 collegiate a cappella group from over 160 video entries in the first-ever UpStaged National Collegiate Performing Arts (NCPA) A Capella competition. The Footnotes now have the chance to compete against other qualifying college a cappella groups, including groups from Harvard, Yale, and Stanford. The winning group will receive over $10,000 in social justice charity ...
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University of Miami’s South Asian a cappella group

University of Miami’s a cappella group competes in international UpstagedAID One World, Every Student Voice 2020 Championship

Group needs votes so its voices can continue to be heard Tufaan performs at the 2019 Association of South Asian A Cappella championship in Washington, D.C., where they won first place. Photo courtesy UMiami Tufaan By Amanda M. Perez 09-23-2020 Tufaan, the University of Miami’s South Asian a cappella group, needs the community’s help to advance in the international UpstagedAID One World, Every Student Voice 2020 Championship. Some of the most decorated college a cappella groups have virtually come together ...
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All-Night Yahtzee

Florida State University’s a cappella group, All-Night Yahtzee, to compete nationally in virtual charity event

All-Night Yahtzee, Florida State University’s award-winning all-gender a cappella group, was selected to compete against the country’s best college a cappella groups for $10,000 in cash prizes and donations to the social justice charities of their choice in a national virtual event titled “UpStagedAID.” Hosted by UpStaged™ Entertainment Group (UpStaged) and National Collegiate Performing Arts (NCPA)™, this event is the biggest international college a cappella championship and the first virtual college national championship of its kind. The winner will be ...
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prismatics

Belmont University’s Prismatics Selected to Compete in Virtual A Cappella Competition UpStagedAID

By Nicole Jones -September 17, 2020 Belmont students in an a cappella group known as Prismatics have been selected to compete in “UpStagedAID: One World, Every Student Voice,” the first-ever virtual international college championship of its kind. Out of more than 160 worldwide applicants, Prismatics was selected as one of 32 U.S. groups to participate in the competition. These 32 groups will compete in a march madness-style bracket competition hosted virtually on UpstagedU.com. The winning team will receive more than ...
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UCF’s Voicebox

University of Central Florida’s Voicebox to Compete in College Virtual Championship

The first matchup for the a cappella singers is FSU in the field of 32 teams. BY GENE KRUCKEMYER ’73 | SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 Singers from UCF’s a cappella group Voicebox are hoping their Imagination catapults them to the first-of-its-kind virtual college championship beginning Sept. 21. The group’s video of singer Labrinth’s Imagination will compete in the final 32-team head-to-head March Madness-style elimination contest, which started with 160 universities and colleges. Their first matchup will be against FSU’s All Night ...
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